CAF Confederation Cup: Asante Kotoko set to know opponent on October 6

Published on: 30 September 2019

Ghana Premier League side Asante Kotoko will feature in 2019/20 CAF Confederation Cup after losing 3-0 to Etoile Sportive du Sahel in the CAF Champions League on Sunday.

The Porcupine Warriors suffered a painful exit from the Champions League in the return leg encounter in Monastir on 3-2 aggregate score.

Defender Mortadha Ben Ouanes gave Etoile the lead from the spot after 25 minutes, halving the aggregate deficit and ending the first half with a 1-0 lead for the hosts.

Before a brace from Karim Aribi helped the Tunisian club to qualify to the next stage of the competition.

The Reds will know their opponent in the CAF Confederation Cup play-off round on October 6.

The draw for the CAF Confederation Cup playoffs round will be held at the Hilton Pyramids Resort in Egypt.

Last season, Asante Kotoko reached the group stages of the CAF Confederation Cup.